Instructables: exploring - technology - computers - computer http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:24:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 nice minecraft hill house http://www.instructables.com/id/nice-minecraft-hill-house/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:20:54 PDT
Hacking died Portable HDD to read data and use it as internal HDD http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-died-Portable-HDD-to-read-data-and-use-it-/
Hacking died Portable HDD to read data and use it as internal HDD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/2S2P/HU3TNNRG/FIQ2S2PHU3TNNRG.SMALL.jpg chuppandi How does it feel to find your external HDD which was working fine until last night works no more.. ?? You're reduced to a numb with only your internal HDD to store for its meager space ?? You no-longer are able to read anything and extract any data from your HDD for you hardly cared to doube b...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:16:30 PDT
How to Replace Old Computer Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Old-Computer-Batteries/
How to Replace Old Computer Batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/BR66/HU1RW9MP/F61BR66HU1RW9MP.SMALL.jpg Chuck Brown 14 Tried of replacing your batteries every 2 years for you laptop? Now you can change your batteries in your laptop so you will not have to spend $100 on a new battery Start Disconnect the battery from your laptop. There will be 2 tabs on each side of the battery, just slide them to the side and pul...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:11 PDT
USB Typewriter Kit for Olympia and Optima Typewriters http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Typewriter-Kit-for-Olympia-and-Optima-Typewrit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/OQ0N/HTZYAD64/FVVOQ0NHTZYAD64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/OQ0N/HTZYAD64/FVVOQ0NHTZYAD64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/OQ0N/HTZYAD64/FVVOQ0NHTZYAD64.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin This video explains how to convert your Olympia or Optima typewriter into a computer keyboard or a dock for your tablet, using the USB Typewriter Conversion Kit.  This conversion will work on almost all portable Olympia and Optima typewriters, with the notable exception of the Olympia Travel Riter. ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:57:26 PDT
USB Typewriter Kit For Royal Desktop Typewriters http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Typewriter-Kit-For-Royal-Desktop-Typewriters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/UKOS/HU059DC8/FRNUKOSHU059DC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/UKOS/HU059DC8/FRNUKOSHU059DC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/UKOS/HU059DC8/FRNUKOSHU059DC8.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin This video explains how to turn your Royal desktop typewriter into a computer keyboard or tablet dock using the USB Typewriter Conversion Kit.  This conversion will work with the Royal Model KMM, Model KHM, and Model 10.  For more information, visit www.usbtypewriter.com
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:50:13 PDT
USB Typewriter Kit for Royal Portable Typewriters http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Typewriter-Kit-for-Royal-Portable-Typewriters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2S32/HTZYARUE/FTS2S32HTZYARUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2S32/HTZYARUE/FTS2S32HTZYARUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2S32/HTZYARUE/FTS2S32HTZYARUE.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin This is a video tutorial on instruction manual for installing the USB Typewriter "Easy Install" Kit on your Royal portable typewriter.  For more details, or for instructions for installing the kit on other brands of typewriter, visit http://www.usbtypewriter.com
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:06:33 PDT
Litecoin & Scrypt Mining Rig - Get in on Bitcoin with GPUs http://www.instructables.com/id/Litecoin-Scrypt-Mining-Rig-Get-in-on-Bitcoin-with-/
Litecoin & Scrypt Mining Rig - Get in on Bitcoin with GPUs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/Y5Q7/HTEUDY7U/FUUY5Q7HTEUDY7U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/Y5Q7/HTEUDY7U/FUUY5Q7HTEUDY7U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/Y5Q7/HTEUDY7U/FUUY5Q7HTEUDY7U.SMALL.jpg gjadams You may have heard of Bitcoin. Maybe you have heard of Litecoin or Dogecoin. These are cryptocurrencies, a distributed, decentralized, secure set of technologies making their appearance as coins. Cryptocurrency technologies can be used to store data with their transactions, and many applications o...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:29:01 PDT
Grandfather Clock Media Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Grandfather-Clock-Media-Center/
Grandfather Clock Media Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/15OM/HS80FUPJ/FI915OMHS80FUPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/15OM/HS80FUPJ/FI915OMHS80FUPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/15OM/HS80FUPJ/FI915OMHS80FUPJ.SMALL.jpg kensagen I acquired a full size grandfather clock with the intent of building a media server. Being a Whovian and considering it was going to be a headless personal cloud server; I named it Gallifrey. The disk storage itself is labeled Nebula. After considering Linux and various MS Server products I sett...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 11:00:21 PST
portable computer workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-computer-workstation/
portable computer workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/L0OY/HS8FUNQ5/FTYL0OYHS8FUNQ5.SMALL.jpg razenhazen I had this all lined up for the magnetic contest, but didn't get it finished in time. I think it fits this category ok though. I have several templates that work for me a couple of which I will share here and they are all behind each other in the workstation.  materials and tools 2 metal trays (1...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 04:36:56 PST
DIY.Building RAID Inside Video Editing System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYBuilding-RAID-Inside-Video-Editing-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/2XND/HS70DD5O/F9X2XNDHS70DD5O.SMALL.jpg Samimy DIY. Building RAID Inside Video Editing System More Info,downloads and Details about this project is available on  my blog: http://goo.gl/G9XKNA ------------------------------ Download Narration of this video in PDF: http://goo.gl/cfn249 ------------------------------
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:15:34 PST
How to Replace a Power Supply in Gateway Model GT5404 Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-a-Power-Supply-in-Gateway-Model-GT5/
How to Replace a Power Supply in Gateway Model GT5404 Desktop Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GS3H/HS3GV67X/FMTGS3HHS3GV67X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GS3H/HS3GV67X/FMTGS3HHS3GV67X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/GS3H/HS3GV67X/FMTGS3HHS3GV67X.SMALL.jpg billygordon Your computer’s power supply unit (PSU) provides all necessary power throughout your system. For the purpose of simplification throughout this text, we will recognize your computer Power Supply Unit as a PSU. Because this task requires you to work with high voltage, we will include a few electrica...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:02:29 PST
How to Build a Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Desktop-Computer/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:01:44 PST
Home Semiconductor Manufacturing http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Semiconductor-Manufacturing/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 12:02:49 PST
Wireless Elevated Keyboard Holder 1 (WEKH) Made at Chandler TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Elevated-Keyboard-Holder-1-WEKH-Made-at-C/
Wireless Elevated Keyboard Holder 1 (WEKH) Made at Chandler TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/WZKS/HRWIDWJJ/FNTWZKSHRWIDWJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/WZKS/HRWIDWJJ/FNTWZKSHRWIDWJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/WZKS/HRWIDWJJ/FNTWZKSHRWIDWJJ.SMALL.jpg mnero4 Here's an alternative to sitting down at your keyboard.  It's called the Wireless Elevated Keyboard Holder or as I like to call it The WEKH1, the one means the first and only one of it's kind. This wireless keyboard has been designed for those of you with back issues like myself.  The constant siti...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:21:46 PST
Computer Mouse Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Mouse-Mod/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 22:54:51 PST
How to convert an Nvidia Video card DVI output to HDMI with Audio for HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-an-Nvidia-Video-card-DVI-output-to-/
How to convert an Nvidia Video card DVI output to HDMI with Audio for HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/ZN6V/HQEA4C73/F56ZN6VHQEA4C73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/ZN6V/HQEA4C73/F56ZN6VHQEA4C73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/ZN6V/HQEA4C73/F56ZN6VHQEA4C73.SMALL.jpg darkcheops In this Instructable I will show how to convert the DVI output on your Nvidia video card to an HDMI output that will carry sound to your HTPC.   Simply using an DVI-HDMI adapter is enough to get video output to your television but if you want the sound to work as well their are a couple extra steps ...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 12:37:03 PST
How to make an: 'Secret' folder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Secret-folder/
How to make an: 'Secret' folder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/JBWK/HR4SS68S/FR8JBWKHR4SS68S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/JBWK/HR4SS68S/FR8JBWKHR4SS68S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/JBWK/HR4SS68S/FR8JBWKHR4SS68S.SMALL.jpg The Pencil Guy Here is an instructables on How to make an "SECRET" Folder on your computer (Windows OS Only). This is useful when you're using a computer that many other people use. e.g family and friends. With these steps, the file is invisible because we are not hiding it, we are just give it a transparent icon ...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 09:18:35 PST
Building a computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-computer/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:03:57 PST
How to move your cursor without a mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-move-your-cursor-without-a-mouse/
How to move your cursor without a mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4D04/HQS4WGUE/FE74D04HQS4WGUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4D04/HQS4WGUE/FE74D04HQS4WGUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/4D04/HQS4WGUE/FE74D04HQS4WGUE.SMALL.jpg elkomkom Hello, Hello, Hello, Its me again; Elkom Today i will teach you how to move your mouse pointer without your mouse. This will be and it is EZ! Lets get started: Options First go to Control Panel,(Picture A)then Accessibility Options, (Picture B)then click on the tab "Mouse" (picture C) Contini...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 09:29:56 PST
Batch File Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-File-Guide/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 21:42:56 PST
Awesome Computer Secret Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Computer-Secret-Compartment/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 17:02:54 PST
Plexiglass Server Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Plexiglass-Server-Rack/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 08:54:45 PST
How to change (increase/decrease) your computer's RAM manually http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-increasedecrease-your-computers-RAM-/
How to change (increase/decrease) your computer's RAM manually - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/YA34/HPT94OHH/F3ZYA34HPT94OHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/YA34/HPT94OHH/F3ZYA34HPT94OHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/YA34/HPT94OHH/F3ZYA34HPT94OHH.SMALL.jpg mohammad96jamal If you bought a new RAM for your computer/laptop or even if you have a broken computer/laptop to the point it cant be fixed why throw it away? you can really make use of its parts, like the keyboard maybe, the screen, the RAM this instructable will show you how to change your computer's RAM by y...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 07:05:00 PST
How To Install RAM In A Desktop PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-RAM-In-A-Desktop-PC/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:27:20 PST
DIY Wooden Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Computer-Case/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 18:50:51 PST
One Part $1 Computer Security Power Lockout http://www.instructables.com/id/1-PC-Hardware-Security-Power-Lockout/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:01:13 PST
User Profile Service Failed Logon Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/User-Profile-Service-Failed-Logon-Fix/
User Profile Service Failed Logon Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZPIT/HNM4IU65/FJTZPITHNM4IU65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZPIT/HNM4IU65/FJTZPITHNM4IU65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/ZPIT/HNM4IU65/FJTZPITHNM4IU65.SMALL.jpg Ches Skelington I'm making this instructable because I ran into this problem myself and had a hell of a time finding out how to fix it. Surprisingly enough I couldn't even find it here. But now there will be a way. This is that way. Safe mode startup First you need to start your computer in safe mode to do this ...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 06:12:54 PST
Installing An OS From A Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-An-OS-From-A-Flash-Drive/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 12:29:07 PST
Simple Steps to Help a PC Computer Start-Up More Quickly http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Steps-to-Help-a-PC-Computer-Start-Up-More-Q-1/
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 19:43:21 PDT
LOG Monitor Swing Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/LOG-Monitor-Swing-Arm/
LOG Monitor Swing Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/J79S/HMMF50W4/FJ2J79SHMMF50W4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/J79S/HMMF50W4/FJ2J79SHMMF50W4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/J79S/HMMF50W4/FJ2J79SHMMF50W4.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 So this Lazy Old Geek, is Lazy (and Old) and a Geek. One of my computers is in the living room along with my TV. Well, somebody recently gave me a recliner that is pretty comfortable but it doesn’t swivel. Sometimes I like to watch TV and get on the computer at the same time. But since I’m old, my e...
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:54:33 PDT
Enable a PC as a media server http://www.instructables.com/id/Enable-a-PC-as-a-media-server/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/TY06/HMMFE6MJ/FXCTY06HMMFE6MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/TY06/HMMFE6MJ/FXCTY06HMMFE6MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/TY06/HMMFE6MJ/FXCTY06HMMFE6MJ.SMALL.jpg Roshy10 I made this video to show how you can enable your PC as a media server and use it to watch videos or listen to music and even look at photos without the need of a USB drive.
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 02:23:51 PDT
How To Flip The Screen On Your Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Flip-The-Screen-On-Your-Monitor/
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 18:37:13 PDT
How To Free Up Your Hard drive http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Free-Up-Your-Hard-drive/
How To Free Up Your Hard drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/W7QC/HMEXWLOE/F2KW7QCHMEXWLOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/W7QC/HMEXWLOE/F2KW7QCHMEXWLOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/W7QC/HMEXWLOE/F2KW7QCHMEXWLOE.SMALL.jpg aj770 Opening Disk Cleanup First search disc cleanup on your computer, and open it up. Which Drive? When the next screen pops up, select the drive you want to clean up then click ok. Scanning Next it will scan unwanted files. Which Files? Select which files you want to get rid of then click o...
By: aj770

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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 09:13:22 PDT
Plexiglas Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Plexiglas-Computer/
Plexiglas Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/0R64/HM33VJF4/FMT0R64HM33VJF4.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello everyone My brother ( Zack ) has got a birthday on October. and his Living room computer decided to commit suicide  Since i love building stuff ( Especially from Plexiglas ) i made him a super cool HTPC Computer with a case of Plexiglas ! Enjoy !  :)  Purchase List The Things you...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 11:40:31 PDT
Ergonmic Down-View Monitor Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ergonmic-Down-View-Monitor-Adapter/
Ergonmic Down-View Monitor Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/S638/HLXUIGOB/FP2S638HLXUIGOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/S638/HLXUIGOB/FP2S638HLXUIGOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/S638/HLXUIGOB/FP2S638HLXUIGOB.SMALL.jpg cobinrox A down-view monitor workstation is a method of placing a computer monitor below eye level for ergonomic reasons. Commercial, pre-built down-view desks and adapters are available but expensive. Here is one way that you can make a down-view monitor contraption that is adjustable and portable. And ch...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:37:36 PDT
How to select components to build a desktop computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-select-components-to-build-a-desktop-comput/
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By: MattBruzer

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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 08:31:50 PDT
How to buy a laser printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-buy-a-laser-printer/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 10:32:44 PDT
Building a desktop computer from parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-computer-from-parts/
Building a desktop computer from parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/BANA/HKE9HD84/FSLBANAHKE9HD84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/BANA/HKE9HD84/FSLBANAHKE9HD84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/BANA/HKE9HD84/FSLBANAHKE9HD84.SMALL.jpg MattBruzer Most people buy their computers fully assembled.  How is that fun?  I build computers from the parts because the resulting computer has exactly the features that I want.  Building a computer can save you money if you already have some of the parts from your last computer (such as a monitor, video ...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 16:59:09 PDT
Batch Programming: Simple Filehider Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Programming-Simple-Filehider-Program/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/YRG4/HJKBMNDS/FZ6YRG4HJKBMNDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/YRG4/HJKBMNDS/FZ6YRG4HJKBMNDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/YRG4/HJKBMNDS/FZ6YRG4HJKBMNDS.SMALL.jpg CamWet24 ===================================== *This is my first instructable so give little slack* ===================================== Ello fellow life form who seems to be enticed by the title to come see this project d: This is a very basic filehider I have been working on. It's not much but i will wo...
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 15:20:17 PDT
Create Simple Message Encrypter/Decrypter Using Notepad http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Simple-Message-EncrypterDecrypter-Using-No/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 11:40:49 PDT
Ultra Supple Bus - Give connections a new breath http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Supple-Bus-Give-connections-a-new-breath/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QH77/HJ5ZYDLE/FHSQH77HJ5ZYDLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QH77/HJ5ZYDLE/FHSQH77HJ5ZYDLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/QH77/HJ5ZYDLE/FHSQH77HJ5ZYDLE.SMALL.jpg megacier This project aims at preventing a connection from external impacts. It is composed of two ports complementary to those used in the connection and a flexible part (a spring). The two ports and linked using wires which come through the spring. It is made up of a tension spring, a male & a female USB...
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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 04:45:17 PDT
Host Your Own Virtual Private Network (VPN) with OpenVPN http://www.instructables.com/id/Host-Your-Own-Virtual-Private-Network-VPN-with-O/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 17:03:10 PDT
Upcycle Old USB Floppy Drive into USB Hard Drive Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Old-USB-Floppy-Drive-into-USB-Hard-Drive-D/
Upcycle Old USB Floppy Drive into USB Hard Drive Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Q1EC/HIPIQXZ7/FI8Q1ECHIPIQXZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Q1EC/HIPIQXZ7/FI8Q1ECHIPIQXZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/Q1EC/HIPIQXZ7/FI8Q1ECHIPIQXZ7.SMALL.jpg haxial So the other day I was rummaging through some boxes of computer and electronics stuff and I discovered a USB floppy disk drive. Now I can not tell you the last time I remember using such a device, nor can I tell you the last time that I recall  knowing anyone who remembers using such a device. Thi...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 09:50:52 PDT
How to fix a broken monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-broken-monitor/
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 18:36:51 PDT
Upgrade and Maintain a Desktop Computer using Recycled Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-and-Maintain-a-Dell-Desktop-Computer/
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 21:48:39 PDT
How to make an Ergonomic USB Mouse (Ergo Mouse) - made from Styrofoam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Ergonomic-USB-Mouse-Ergo-Mouse-/
How to make an Ergonomic USB Mouse (Ergo Mouse) - made from Styrofoam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Hello! If you have ever found yourself getting tired hands/wrists while using a computer Mouse (sometimes it even leads to RSI - Repetitive Strain Injury), or you wished you could just open up that mouse and re-arrange all the functional components just the way you wanted, so it felt great to use -...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 08:37:08 PDT
1940 radio computer case http://www.instructables.com/id/1940-radio-computer-case/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ULUW/HHMI529H/F5KULUWHHMI529H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ULUW/HHMI529H/F5KULUWHHMI529H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/ULUW/HHMI529H/F5KULUWHHMI529H.SMALL.jpg cXrisB 1940's TRUETONE radio. Removed radio parts, refinished the wood and hardware. Installed a DVD/RW, modified and installed a Compaq computer chassis. Mounted a 120MM cooling fan where the speaker use to be. The on/off and tuning knobs are now push button controlling on/off functions and reset. Install...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 20:18:09 PDT
How to Optimize Your Slow Windows Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Optimize-Your-Slow-Windows-Computer/
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 22:47:45 PDT
How to Turn Old VHS Casette Tape To Computer Volume Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-Old-VHS-Casette-Tape-To-Computer-Volum/
How to Turn Old VHS Casette Tape To Computer Volume Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/QEM9/HHS9CXWD/FZ4QEM9HHS9CXWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/QEM9/HHS9CXWD/FZ4QEM9HHS9CXWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/QEM9/HHS9CXWD/FZ4QEM9HHS9CXWD.SMALL.jpg A14 I love recycling old stuff and turn them into a useful devices such as ancient VHS Casette Tapes to volume controller and in this project i'm going to show you how. Materials... - VHS Casette Tape - Vu Meter - Scratched CD - 5K Potentiometer - Piece of wire (about 6 feet) - Soldering and other...
By: A14

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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 10:00:02 PDT
GORT http://www.instructables.com/id/GORT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/4VSI/HI3TS3ZU/FO94VSIHI3TS3ZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/4VSI/HI3TS3ZU/FO94VSIHI3TS3ZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/4VSI/HI3TS3ZU/FO94VSIHI3TS3ZU.SMALL.jpg cXrisB Removed and recycled internal components, plastic front and stand of the CRT monitor. The monitor is sitting face down. Cut out, what would be the top back of the monitor, and installed a full sized DVD/RW. The DVD is mounted on book shelf rails which are epoxied to the inside of the monitor. The bo...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 13:06:22 PDT